We offer a wide range of diver training from learning how to SCUBA Dive (the popular PADI Open Water Diver course) plus advanced dive skills through the Advanced Open Water course, Specialty diver courses, the PADI Master SCUBA Diver rating and TDI Technical Diving. All through our Wellington based Dive Centre.
Sidemount diving has become common place since it’s introduction to Recreational Diving with Specialties offered through both PADI and TDI. We have Professional level diving starting at Divemaster right through to Master Instructor. We have been training divers in Wellington since 1975 and welcome everyone who has an interest in diving to come and take up the challenge and enjoy the sport of SCUBA Diving.
Keep an eye on our Dive Calendar at the bottom of every page for courses coming up.
Need some new kit? No problem, we have an extensive range of quality dive gear from all the best brands to choose from and Package deals for all the most popular configurations. After a better pair of fins, want to upgrade your Regulators or BCD, maybe a quality or even a simple dive mask. Come by our store any day of the week for a great selection of proven quality dive gear.
All year round, we offer you the opportunity to go diving. We dive all the best local Wellington dive sites where the weather conditions allow safe diving. These sites offer something for everyone, from quick easy dives to longer more challenging areas so that there is something for everyone. Our dedicated staff are there to make sure you have a safe and fun dive.
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One of the first dive centers in Wellington to adopt Sidemount diving, we teach and love the freer feel in the water coupled with the ease of getting in and out compared to twins and diving larger singles off the boat. We stock Dive Rite Nomads which are a great BCD, that is flexible enough to be used with traditional back mounted tanks, Sidemount, twin tanks, and rebreathers.
Want to go deeper, stay down longer?
We offer a full range of Technical & Rebreather diver training and equipment and are suppliers of KISS Rebreather’s and Shearwater Computers.
Certified divers can enjoy extended support services through our dive centre. These include Dive Tank fills, Cylinder testing, Dive Gear servicing and repairs. Refresher Courses and the PADI ReActivate are available along with a good range of modern dive equipment and continueing education diver courses for all levels of SCUBA and Technical Diver.
Becoming a SCUBA Instructor is one of the greatest things you can do in life. Meet people from all courners of the world, spend your days enjoying the ocean while inspiring others and sharing your passion! Our Professional Level courses are excellent value and time saving for the modern diver looking to take their SCUBA Diving to a professional level.
Our Wellington Dive Shop is located next to the only all-weather boat launching ramp on the west coast. We have a good selection of fishing tackle and accessories from Hot Shotz, Wasabi, Black Magic, Gamakatsu and other great brands. There is a great selection of well priced Southern Bait, lures, spinners and sinkers for every job. Also great buying are our Rod and Reel combos from Jarvis Walker and Rovex.
We also support spearfishing which is becoming popular as the dive industry grows. Starting from wetsuits, fins, spearguns, everything you need to get into the sport or replace that old gear. There are also some great packages too.
Kayaking is a great way to explore the many waterways and oceans surrounding New Zealand. Kayak “fishing” has become a very popular way to reach those difficult to access fishing spots. You can even Scuba dive from a Kayak. We have a specific selection of Kayaking and Boating life vests, paddles and accessories in store including but not limited to; Paddles, boat anchor and rope, boat bungs and towing flags.
Here at NZ Sea Adventures we have a team of experienced first aid instructors who believe first aid training should be easy, fun and most importantly effective. Our programmes cover: